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Michael Taylor Execution

The Compassionate Executioner

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

How, where and what drugs the executioner can obtain, remain a significant concern as shown by a case in Oklahoma where two executions slated for March have just had to be rescheduled for April. Because of an unfortunate quirk in Oklahoma law, if the executioner is unable to acquire the drugs needed to conduct an execution, the execution may not take place.

State Set For 4th Execution In 4 Months

AP | Posted 02.26.2014 | Crime

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man convicted of abducting, raping and killing a Kansas City teenager in 1989 will be executed using a lethal drug provided by a ...

Pharmacy Won't Give Missouri Drug For Execution

AP | JUSTIN JUOZAPAVICIUS and TIM TALLEY | Posted 02.18.2014 | Crime

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma pharmacy will not provide a drug for a scheduled execution next week in Missouri as part of a settlement with the de...